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Sales tax to go before voters

Friday, December 18, 2009

Half-cent sales tax would benefit roads and bridges

scottw@standard-democrat.com

CHARLESTON -- Are Mississippi County voters willing to approve a sales tax in exchange for better county roads?

While the details are yet to be worked out, Mississippi County commissioners agreed during their regular meeting Thursday to put a road and bridge sales tax before voters in 2010.

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